The Milan 2012 SOSORT Meeting
If required at least by 20 participants, Italian simultaneous translation will be provided
TopicsThe Meeting is focused on Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Treatment of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis and all other spinal deformities in all ages. Main topics are:
- Clinical evaluation
- Imaging and surface topography
- Quality of life and psychology
- Adult Scoliosis
- Early Onset Scoliosis
Each accepted abstract will be given 6’ of oral presentation and 3’ for discussion.
Each accepted poster will be discussed during the Coffee-Breaks.
A Special Poster session could be planned by the Scientific Committee.
Imaging: how much and when
Patrick Knott (Usa) - SOSORT General Secretary
Stephens B Richards (Usa) - Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) President
Key Note Speakers
Lorenzo Aulisa (Ita) - Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
Nicola Smania (Ita) - Università degli Studi di Verona
Adriano Ferrari (Ita) - Università degli Studi di Reggio Emilia
Jury chaired by the International Scientific Committee President, Toru Maruyama, President of SOSORT 2012 Meeting International Scientific Committee, SOSORT Founder and Past-President
Stefano Negrini (Ita) - SOSORT President
When to fuse or not to fuse
Moderator: Tomasz Kotwicki (Pol) - SOSORT Founder and Past-President
Exercises for idiopathic scoliosis: which evidence, which use ?
Moderator: Theodoros B. Grivas (Gre) - SOSORT Founder and Past-President
Min H Mehta (Eng)